@Lyndagee49 @EuanPhilipps @Keir_Starmer @UKLabour 1/2 From Louise Ellman’s resignation statement: ‘Under Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership, antisemitism has become mainstream in the Labour party. Jewish members have been bullied, abused and driven out. Antisemites have felt comfortable and vile conspiracy theories have been propagated.
@Lyndagee49 @EuanPhilipps @Keir_Starmer @UKLabour 2/2 Louise Ellman ‘A party that permits anti-Jewish racism to flourish cannot be called anti-racist.’ October 2019 amp.theguardian.com/politics/2019/…
@Lyndagee49 @EuanPhilipps @Keir_Starmer @UKLabour You can watch Dame Louise Ellman and others here:
@Lyndagee49 @EuanPhilipps @Keir_Starmer @UKLabour I knew hard left Labourites would try to rewrite the shameful story. That’s why I collected primary evidence of how Labour antisemitism impacted on decent people. I didn’t expect the denial to be so soon. Nor that despite the EHRC deniers would still be high up in the party.

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10 Jun
I created Forced Out, primary evidence from people who had to leave Labour because of antisemitism, because I knew Corbyn would ape Stalin and try to airbrush history. Luciana’s resignation letter is in the book as well as many others. jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/corbyn-tells-c…
Corbyn forgets this isn’t the Soviet Union; in the UK we have free speech. The film and book are evidence that Luciana and many others were forced out of the Labour Party because of the antisemitism encouraged on Corbyn’s watch. Who does he think he’s kidding?
Forced Out book - letters from people who had to leave Corbyn’s Labour because of antisemitism. Luciana Berger’s is there.

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16 Apr
In France the cruel injustice continues. Sarah Halimi was murdered because she was Jewish. Her murderer is still escaping punishment.

Antisemitism is the same but each country that inflicts it tweaks it differently.
I’ll start a whistle stop tour of the French version with the Dreyfus Case. Dreyfus, wrongly accused of treason was left to rot on Devil’s Island for five years
then spent another seven trying to clear his name.
The authorities knew that the real culprit was Count Esterhazy. When it came to light he evaded justice by fleeing to England, and spent the rest of his life in Harpenden, under an assumed name
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